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How does Alonso Fit Into the National Team Picture? US Open Cup Becomes MLS Fest

The guys discuss the potential inclusion of Alonso (Seattle Sounders) to the US National Team options. Would Klinsmann include him in future lineups? The US Open Cup becomes a MLS festival…On The Straight Red Card. www.thestraightredcard.com.


Who’s the Genius that Decided to Name the US Nats Squad in Two Parts? On TSRC

The guys discuss the call up of the first 16 by Jurgen Klinsmann for the United States Mens Team squad for the upcoming friendlies and CONCACAF qualifying. On The Straight Red Card.


Camp Cupcake Review: Klinsmann Picks for the Latest US Roster a Breath of Fresh Air?

The guys review Jurgen Klinsmann’s picks for Camp Cupcake, the latest US Roster call up, and discuss Eddie Johnson’s move to Puebla FC on The Straight Red Card.


Michael Bradley Earns His Starting Spot Back? Nepotism be Damned! On TSRC

The guys finish up discussing the US v Slovenia and US v France friendlies on The Straight Red Card.


What We’ve Learned: US v Slovenia (and US v France) & an Apology to Edson Buddle

The guys discuss the US v Slovenia match and US v France and ask: what have we learned? On the Straight Red Card.


MLS Playoffs: Will Beckham Get All the Credit if LA Wins it All?

The guys discuss the LA Galaxy v Real Salt Lake and Sporting Kansas City v Houston Dynamo MLS semi-finals on The Straight Red Card. www.thestraightredcard.com.


Nothing Too Unexpected, Except Those Yellow Shorts: 2011 MLS Playoffs

Brett and Derek discuss the 2011 MLS Playoffs. KC v Colorado Rapids, Real Salt Lake vs Seattle Sounders; Houston vs Philadelphia Union; and LA Galaxy vs New York Red Bulls. How big of a dick was Rafa Marquez? How about all those injuries, injuries and injuries?


US v Ecuador (No Goals, No Glory) & Brek Shea to Manchester United (uh-um)?

Brett & Derek Discuss the US v Ecuador friendly and Onyewu’s Return to fitness, Chandler’s good play, Danny William’s first game, Steve Cherundolo’s mediocre showing, the call for Kyle Beckerman to be dropped from the team, and, of course Shea’s ascendance to possible super-stardom. Part 1.


US Friendly Roster: Its All About Winning NOW….on TSRC

Brett and Derek discuss the US Roster announcement for Ecuador and Honduras. Topics: + Please give us two strikers! + Ream vs Gonzo + Injuries, injuries, injuries + Play Chandler at RB please, and I guess Chandler hasn’t “defected” and more. On The Straight Red Card.


The Search for Spock, (I Mean Klinsmann)

Dee Wreck visits the hotel that the US National Team resides in after the US loss to Belgium in his search to deliver Jurgen Klinsmann a special requested package. Along the way he runs into Brek Shea, Bob Bradley, Kyle Beckerman, Carlos Bocanegra, Timothy Chandler, Danny Szetela, John Harkes, Eric …